When most of us consider artichokes, what comes to mind are pizza toppings, salad additions and purees—not sandwich accents.Yet the humble artichoke is exactly the ingredient with which Au Bon Pain’s culinary team began engineering its most successful limited-time offering of 2009, the Chicken Artichoke Sandwich. They could have started predictably and made their base from meat and bread. But instead they chose a briny, slightly slimy heart of a spiny, stubborn thistle with which few animals ...
Register to view this article
It’s free but we need to know a little about you to continually improve our content.
Registering allows you to unlock a portion of our premium online content. You can access more in-depth stories and analysis, as well as news not found on any other website or any other media outlet. You also get free eNewsletters, blogs, real-time polls, archives and more.
Attention Print Subscribers: While you have already been granted free access to NRN we ask that you register now. We promise it will only take a few minutes!
Questions about your account or how to access content?
Contact: Desiree Torres Desiree.Torres@penton.com